Art Institute of Dallas

( Design / Development Education )

Managed a team of students to produce the student portal

Managed a team of students to produce the student portal

Why It Rocked:

I got to lead, train, and encourage a new generation of designers and developers who are now leading at Intuit, Southwest Airlines, Sabre, The Knot, Projekt202, Home Away, and other well-regarded companies.

My Roles:

Assistant Director, School of Design – Worked to maximize learning outcomes through system design and people care.

Assistant Professor, Web Design and Interactive Media – Recruited to design and teach a variety (15+) of web-related courses to prepare students for careers

Key Experiences:

  • Designing and facilitating courses, critiques, and other design-oriented collaboration sessions

  • Indirect people management and leadership across the organization

  • Cultivating and mentoring early-career designers and developers

Philip has always been a calming force within our Department; seeking consensus and helping faculty and staff find a common ground. He is well organized and punctual, yet easygoing.
— David Lipe, Director - School of Design

Timeframe: 2008-2012
Skills: Design, Web Development, Teaching, Writing, Facilitation, People Management
Tools and Tech: HTML; CSS; Javascript; PHP; MySQL; AJAX; Adobe Suite - Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash